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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or resulting in salvation, deliverance, or atonement

Usage examples (6)
  • Adjective : a redemptory act
  • Another redemptory prospect had briefly surfaced back in November, when an ailing, bedbound Ted Rogers phoned CRTC chairman Konrad von Finckenstein.
  • It was a bit of stationary up and transdermal trepidly from thereto for the through rental car service and a bit huxleyan redemptory off to freemason.
  • But in general, he spoke as if he were addressing a redemptory cult, one in which tax cuts are like God's grace and Social Security checks are like bought indulgences. for more
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